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Film: Forget Baghdad, March 16

Film: Forget Baghdad, March 16

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents Forget Baghdad on Monday, March 16, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. The documentary (directed by Samir) tells the story of four Baghdadi-Jews, all former members of the Iraqi Communist Party during the 1940s and 1950s. The four elderly protagonists are […]

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March 16, 2015 at 8:15 pmEvents

Peterson Seeks Undergraduate Apprentice for Auditory Atmospheres Project

Peterson Seeks Undergraduate Apprentice for Auditory Atmospheres Project

Dr. Marina Peterson, Associate Professor of Performance Studies in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Center for Law, Justice & Culture faculty member, is seeking an undergraduate research apprentice for her current book project, Auditory Atmospheres.  A historical ethnography of noise pollution, Auditory Atmospheres examines its roots in 1960s environmentalism, its formation […]

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February 24, 2015 at 8:42 pmAnnouncements Research

Film: Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (Asfur al-Sath), Feb. 16

Film: Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (Asfur al-Sath), Feb. 16

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces (Asfur al-Sath) on Monday, Feb. 16, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. Exploring the patriarchal apparatus of manhood in contemporary Tunisia, this film (directed by Ferid Boughdir) tells the story of a boy going through […]

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February 16, 2015 at 8:15 pmEvents

Film: The ‘Other’ Threat: Arab and Muslim Immigrants in Europe, Feb. 2

Film: The ‘Other’ Threat: Arab and Muslim Immigrants in Europe, Feb. 2

The Middle East and North Africa Film Series presents The “Other” Threat: Arab and Muslim Immigrants in Europe on Monday, Feb. 2, at 6:30 p.m. in Baker Center 231. This documentary (directed by Bassam Haddad) reveals the history and contemporary politics of Arab/Muslim migration to two European countries that featured terrorist attacks […]

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February 2, 2015 at 11:45 pmEvents

New: Spring 2015 Middle East and North Africa Film Series

New: Spring 2015 Middle East and North Africa Film Series

In Spring 2015, a number of Ohio University departments, centers, and programs are teaming up to present six films that highlight various aspects of historical and contemporary life in the Middle East and North African (MENA) region. The series showcases both documentaries and feature films, covering various geographic areas and […]

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January 22, 2015 at 8:25 amAnnouncements News

CLJC Announces Undergraduate Research Externships for Summer 2015

Senior Elizabeth Cychosz researches memory projects during the 2014 externship to Cambodia.

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture is seeking high-achieving students for summer externship programs with its growing number of partner institutions in the United States and abroad. Current externship placements include Detroit, Cambodia, and Northern Ireland. These externships are offered as part of the new undergraduate theme Making and […]

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January 3, 2015 at 10:25 amAnnouncements News

Alum Speak about Law, Nonprofit Advocacy & Government Relations, Dec. 5

Laura Weidner

Ohio University alumna Laura E. Weidner ’02 visits campus to speak with prospective law students about alternative careers in law, legal work in the non-profit world, law school, and lobbying the federal government on Friday, Dec. 5, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Bentley 124. Her talk is on “Nonprofit […]

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December 5, 2014 at 11:00 pmAlumni Events